New Shipping Container Rule Riles Exporters

Shippers say they will struggle to comply with a new requirement to weigh containers before they’re loaded on ships, a step carriers say will reduce accidents By Loretta Chao Updated Dec. 4, 2015 11:20 a.m. ET Retailers, manufacturers and farmers world-wide are protesting a new marine shipping safety rule they say will raise transport costs
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Transportation Hiring Rebounds in November

Logistics and transport companies added 6,400 jobs, with warehousing, trucking and railroads joining a surge in national hiring By Loretta Chao December 4, 2015, 3:02 p.m. ET Transportation and logistics companies added 6,400 jobs in November, rebounding from a decline in October, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday. The growth, which included gains in
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